Business Events Scheduled For The Coming Week

By The Associated Press

MONDAY, Jan. 28

WASHINGTON â¿¿ Commerce Department releases durable goods for December, 8:30 a.m. Eastern; National Association of Realtors releases pending home sales index for December, 10 a.m.

Caterpillar Inc. reports quarterly financial results.

Yahoo Inc. reports quarterly financial results.

TUESDAY, Jan. 29

WASHINGTON â¿¿ Standard & Poor's releases S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for November, 9 a.m.; The Conference Board releases the Consumer Confidence Index for January, 10 a.m.; Federal Reserve policymakers begin a two-day meeting to set interest rates.

Amazon.com Inc. reports quarterly financial results.

Chrysler reports quarterly financial results.

Ford Motor Co. reports quarterly financial results.

Pfizer Inc. reports quarterly financial results.

United States Steel Corp. reports quarterly financial results.

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 30

WASHINGTON â¿¿ Commerce Department releases fourth-quarter gross domestic product, 8:30 a.m.; Federal Reserve policymakers meet to set interest rates.

The Boeing Co. reports quarterly financial results.

Facebook Inc. reports quarterly financial results.

Nintendo, the Japanese video game maker, reports quarterly financial results.

THURSDAY, Jan. 31

WASHINGTON â¿¿ Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases personal income and spending for December, 8:30 a.m.; Labor Department releases the fourth-quarter employment cost index, 8:30 a.m.

Aetna Inc. reports quarterly financial results.

Altria Group Inc. reports quarterly financial results.

MasterCard Inc. reports quarterly financial results.

United Parcel Service Inc. reports quarterly financial results.

Viacom Inc. reports quarterly financial results.

Honda Motor, the Japanese automaker, reports quarterly financial results.

Royal Dutch Shell, the multinational oil and gas company, reports quarterly financial results.

FRIDAY, Feb. 1

WASHINGTON â¿¿ Labor Department releases employment data for January, 8:30 a.m.; Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for January, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases construction spending for December, 10 a.m.

DETROIT â¿¿ Automakers release vehicle sales for January.

Chevron Corp. reports quarterly financial results.

Exxon Mobil Corp. reports quarterly financial results.

Mattel Inc. reports quarterly financial results.

Merck & Co. Inc. reports quarterly financial results.

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